The Taranis drone

Taranis: British stealth drone passes top-secret trial

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 12:07

UK's £185m unmanned Taranis drone completes 'full stealth' flight above the Australian desert

A woman protests Australian immigration policy

Asylum seekers trapped at sea by Australian dispute

One-Minute Read Tue 8 Jul, AT 13:34

Sri Lankans remain in Australian custody while a court prepares to decide their fate

Tiger shark

50 sharks killed in controversial Australian cull

One-Minute Read Wed 7 May, AT 10:21

None of the sharks killed were great whites – the species responsible for recent attacks

Australian mulga snake

Venomous snake 'bites people while they sleep'

One-Minute Read Wed 30 Apr, AT 15:43

Researchers are puzzled by the aggressive – and unusual – behaviour of Australian mulga snake

Flight MH370

Flight MH370: the five best accounts to follow on Twitter

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Apr, AT 14:36

Where to look for the best news and analysis on missing Malaysia Airways flight MH370

Prince George of Cambridge visits Australia for the first time

Has Prince George killed off republicanism down under?

Talking Point Wed 16 Apr, AT 15:26

Republican sentiment hits a 35-year low as the royal tour touches down in Sydney

Flight MH370 search 'will not be diminished' by MH17 crash

One-Minute Read Wed 23 Jul, AT 13:43

Australia insists hunt will go on, despite recovery chief flying out to Ukraine to deal with MH17

Snake devours crocodile

Snake eats crocodile face-first in 'amazing' lake battle

One-Minute Read Mon 3 Mar, AT 10:55

'It's not something you see every day' say locals at Lake Moondarra after 10ft snake gobbles up croc

Manus detention centre

Immigration riot: is Australia's asylum seeker policy illegal?

Briefing Tue 18 Feb, AT 11:23

Conditions in the Manus Island camp have been declared 'inhumane' by the UN